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Forum: The Books 01-24-2003, 10:48 AM
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Views: 2,197
Posted By haste
Pipe Grima and Saruman's Leechcraft

I was watching TTT with one of my roomates last night and the part about Rohan had me wondering about a few things that I have never really grasp yet but have always wondered.

First, who was Grima...
Forum: The Books 06-01-2002, 11:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,699
Posted By haste
Sting I just feel that with the pairing of both maps of...

I just feel that with the pairing of both maps of Beleriand and what remains of Middle Earth Beleriand is just to huge. I mean I know Beleriand is was a pretty massive piece of real estate but...
Forum: The Books 06-01-2002, 09:54 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,699
Posted By haste
Sting I think the creator of that map had some good...

I think the creator of that map had some good creative thoughts about the way Beleriand was located in relation to the rest of Middle Earth. But I believe it was located more north and west of...
Forum: The Books 05-01-2002, 02:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,299
Posted By haste
Sting I think that is true but I will have to go back...

I think that is true but I will have to go back and take a closer look. I was always under the impression that Celeborn was a Sindar. And knowing that Elwe was the only one of the Sindar to have...
Forum: The Books 04-30-2002, 01:16 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,299
Posted By haste
Sting I have read the unfinished tales as well and that...

I have read the unfinished tales as well and that thought has crossed my mind because the whole mystery of those two elves takes up quite a bit of space. But I also know that Tolkien himself didn't...
Forum: The Books 04-30-2002, 12:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,299
Posted By haste
Pipe Celeborn and his shaded past

I have recently started reading Tolkien once more after a few months of reading nothing but Tom Clancy and I have found that going back and reading it when one has not read it for a long while...
Forum: Haudh-en-Ndengin 04-26-2002, 12:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 10,652
Posted By haste
Sting Half hobbit: I think your might be mistaken on...

Half hobbit: I think your might be mistaken on your theory about the name orc coming exclusively from mordor and goblins are from elsewhere. For in The Sil. it says that orcs where first made at...
Forum: The Books 04-23-2002, 01:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,131
Posted By haste
Sting I hardly believe any of the elves would or could...

I hardly believe any of the elves would or could be persauded by Sauron what so ever. Because even in the case of Feanor he did evil things and was really pushing the envelope but he never did it in...
Forum: The Books 04-23-2002, 01:43 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,188
Posted By haste
Sting Your arguements all seem valid and well thought...

Your arguements all seem valid and well thought out everybody. But I'm surprised to hear that none of you mentioned that when Aragorn led them to attack the the cosairs of umbar Legolos mentions...
Forum: The Books 02-09-2002, 05:53 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 10,375
Posted By haste
Sting Please tell use where these sexual undertones in...

Please tell use where these sexual undertones in the books are?

I'm sure Tolkien had no premeditated thought about incorporating homosexuality or other sexually perverse undertones in his books. ...
Forum: The Books 01-04-2002, 08:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,711
Posted By haste
Sting Well put Red! I like your oberservation the best.

Well put Red! I like your oberservation the best.
Forum: The Books 01-03-2002, 06:13 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,711
Posted By haste
Sting You also have to take into consideration if...

You also have to take into consideration if Galadriel, Gandalf, and Saruman had one ring they would of became the new dark lord of the lands. But they are also immortal spirts and they all share...
Forum: The Books 12-12-2001, 10:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,933
Posted By haste
Sting I always thought that when Gandalf was fighting...

I always thought that when Gandalf was fighting the Nazgul on Weathertop that he may of been using more of is maia power then originally alloted. I know I am probably wrong but since nobody was in...
Forum: The Books 12-05-2001, 11:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,648
Posted By haste
Sting Even if it was Orome the result would probably be...

Even if it was Orome the result would probably be more dramatic then Bombur flying into the river.
Forum: The Books 12-03-2001, 11:39 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,388
Posted By haste
Pipe Most elves could be considered more clever then...

Most elves could be considered more clever then men. But there are alot of men who have done (arguably) greater things. Like Hurin's last stand before being captured. Or many of Beren's situations...
Forum: Haudh-en-Ndengin 11-07-2001, 11:43 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 14,362
Posted By haste
Tolkien I think it said somewhere in UT that when the...

I think it said somewhere in UT that when the Valar were arranging the configuration of the Istari Olorin wasn't not at first invited. It was Saruman (I forgot how to spell his real name) and the...
Forum: The Books 10-19-2001, 09:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,038
Posted By haste
Pipe I was thinking

I was just pondering the other night about the history of certain things in middle earth like Glamdring and Sting. We know that both were made in Gondolin and were very well wrought swords. But...
Forum: The Books 10-19-2001, 09:46 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,533
Posted By haste
Pipe My favorite book is by far "The Simarillian." It...

My favorite book is by far "The Simarillian." It is so beautifly written. But then again when I'm soliciting all things "Tolkien" to my friends I usually use words like "poetic" and "enchanting." ...
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